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The Fraser Valley Cantabile Choir during the filming of their muisc video for “Heart of Beautiful B.C.” (Tanner Jensen)

Fraser Valley Children’s Choir wins first in ‘Sing Me a Song’ contest’s under 18 category

The group will be visited by B.C.’s Lieutenant Governor, who will present them with their award

The Fraser Valley Cantabile Choir during the filming of their muisc video for “Heart of Beautiful B.C.” (Tanner Jensen)
A cappella vocal sensation, Belle Voci, hosts series of Fraser Valley concerts in June

A cappella vocal sensation, Belle Voci, hosts series of Fraser Valley concerts in June

The concerts will run from June 7 to 10, in Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Langley, and Aldergrove

A cappella vocal sensation, Belle Voci, hosts series of Fraser Valley concerts in June
UFV commits to entire first year in Chilliwack for a range of degree programs

UFV commits to entire first year in Chilliwack for a range of degree programs

Included will be Bachelor degrees in Arts, Criminal Justice, Business Administration, and science

UFV commits to entire first year in Chilliwack for a range of degree programs
Cathy Terepocki examines some of her work in her Yarrow ceramics studio. (Submitted/Antony Crook)

Local ceramics artist, Cathy Terepocki, collaborates with retail giant Anthropologie

The “Ontario Collection,” which is now on sale, was designed in Terepocki’s Yarrow studio

Cathy Terepocki examines some of her work in her Yarrow ceramics studio. (Submitted/Antony Crook)
Ken Burton’s photo (left) of a polar bear sniffing the air and trying to determine if he was food. In the Arctic, he was told by an Inuit elder, “You don’t hunt polar bear, polar bear hunts you!” His book, Canada’s Arctic: A Guide to Adventure Through the Northwest Passage, contains need-to-know information regarding travel through the Northwest Passage, maps, historic notes, and antidotes.

Local skipper who circumnavigated North America publishes book on Canada’s Arctic

Ken Burton’s Canada’s Arctic A Guide to Adventure Through the Northwest Passage is on sale now

Ken Burton’s photo (left) of a polar bear sniffing the air and trying to determine if he was food. In the Arctic, he was told by an Inuit elder, “You don’t hunt polar bear, polar bear hunts you!” His book, Canada’s Arctic: A Guide to Adventure Through the Northwest Passage, contains need-to-know information regarding travel through the Northwest Passage, maps, historic notes, and antidotes.
Kara Erickson gave the gift of family by being a surrogate mother for Josep Cañadas, who’s from Spain. (Submitted by New Bloom Photography)

VIDEO: Single mom from B.C. gives the gift of family to man from Spain

On May 1, Kara Erickson gave birth to Josep Cañadas’s baby girl, Cloe

Kara Erickson gave the gift of family by being a surrogate mother for Josep Cañadas, who’s from Spain. (Submitted by New Bloom Photography)
Kara Erickson gave the gift of family by being a surrogate mother for Josep Cañadas, who’s from Spain. (Submitted by New Bloom Photography)

WATCH: Single mom from Chilliwack gives the gift of family to man from Spain

On May 1, Kara Erickson gave birth to Josep Cañadas’s baby girl, Cloe

Kara Erickson gave the gift of family by being a surrogate mother for Josep Cañadas, who’s from Spain. (Submitted by New Bloom Photography)
The toll of infertility

The toll of infertility

Affecting 1 in 6 Canadians, infertility is emotionally, physically, and financially taxing

The toll of infertility
Deana Larsson with her book, “I Love My Gramps,” which she wrote in memory of her father, who passed from ALS in 2016. (Sarah Gawdin/The Progress)

Chilliwack duo write and illustrate children’s book to help families deal with ALS

June is ALS Awareness Month: the disease affects thousands of Canadians each year

Deana Larsson with her book, “I Love My Gramps,” which she wrote in memory of her father, who passed from ALS in 2016. (Sarah Gawdin/The Progress)
Chilliwack locals raise almost $75,000 for grassroots efforts in Haiti

Chilliwack locals raise almost $75,000 for grassroots efforts in Haiti

With a goal of raising $50,000, the Sardis Fellowship Baptist Church raised nearly $75,000

Chilliwack locals raise almost $75,000 for grassroots efforts in Haiti
Bozzini’s Restaurant celebrates its 36th year with mini music festival

Bozzini’s Restaurant celebrates its 36th year with mini music festival

Taking place on Apr. 20 and 21, the two-day event is headlined by blues musician Jim Byrnes

Bozzini’s Restaurant celebrates its 36th year with mini music festival
Fraser Valley Comedy celebrates its third anniversary with laughs and giggles

Fraser Valley Comedy celebrates its third anniversary with laughs and giggles

With two days of comedy in two communities, Fraser Valley Comedy celebrates its anniversary in style

Fraser Valley Comedy celebrates its third anniversary with laughs and giggles
Free showing of Water Warriors on Mar. 21 in recognition of International Water Day

Free showing of Water Warriors on Mar. 21 in recognition of International Water Day

For 15 years, Mar. 22 has been recognized as World Water Day

Free showing of Water Warriors on Mar. 21 in recognition of International Water Day
Take a walk on the feminine side and take in the I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff! comedy show

Take a walk on the feminine side and take in the I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff! comedy show

I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff! returns to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Take a walk on the feminine side and take in the I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff! comedy show
Chilliwack welcomes Séan McCann, legendary East Coast crooner

Chilliwack welcomes Séan McCann, legendary East Coast crooner

The founding member of Great Big Sea is visiting Chilliwack during his North American solo tour

Chilliwack welcomes Séan McCann, legendary East Coast crooner
Dressed to the nines: how one B.C. family is addressing autism

Dressed to the nines: how one B.C. family is addressing autism

Chilliwack family test-trying CalmWear: a line of clothing to suppress sensory processing disorders

Dressed to the nines: how one B.C. family is addressing autism
How to win at winter driving: tips for driving in poor weather conditions

How to win at winter driving: tips for driving in poor weather conditions

With snow and ice blanketing the Valley, winter road safety is paramount

How to win at winter driving: tips for driving in poor weather conditions
Chilliwack business owner enters the Dragon’s Den

Chilliwack business owner enters the Dragon’s Den

Brent Poulton flew to Toronto to pitch his ugly Christmas sweaters for dogs in the Dragon’s Den

Chilliwack business owner enters the Dragon’s Den
Two-headed snake charms Chilliwack

Two-headed snake charms Chilliwack

The two-and-a-half-year-old snake is extremely rare due to her polycephaly: the condition of being born with more than one head.

Two-headed snake charms Chilliwack
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